"Iran fully rejects this resolution and will respond appropriately...those who made this decision will bear responsibility for its consequences," Iranian official Kazem Gharib Abadi said.
Actual nuke still requires decision to weaponize, deliver
He had been preparing to leave his position in March, well before the end of his third four-year term, which ran until Nov. 30, 2021.
The Fordow compound was part of Iran's nuclear program and was discovered in satellite images in 2009.
US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley last month called for the IAEA to inspect a wider range of sites in Iran, including military ones.
The court said the Knesset and not the judicial branch should decide the issue.
"We will outmatch them at every pass and outlast them all."
This statement emerges after tensions regarding the nuclear pact arose as US President-elect Donald Trump repeatedly stated he would "scrap the deal."
The test triggered a surface-level seismic tremor near the North's known test site.
“We periodically hear about certain states in the region considering, and also signing deals with states that can supply them with what they need,” security expert Dr. Emily Landau said.